Top
20
Doctor insights on: Tingling

Share
Dr. Bennett Machanic
2,091 doctors shared insights

Tingling (Overview)

Tingling is a pins and needle like sensation anywhere on the body. May also be termed paresthesia. Can experience when elbow is bumped (funny bone), or even from frostbite. On its own, unlikely significant but may be part of nerve pathology from a variety of mechanisms.


1

1
Why my fingerd keep tingling?

Why my fingerd keep tingling?

Pressure on a nerve: Can alter the blood supply temporally causing tingling and numbness, partial pressure on one select portion of a nerve in your wrist can affect one finger, or multiple depending on the pressure pattern. ...Read more

Dr. Bennett Machanic
2,091 doctors shared insights

Tingling (Overview)

Tingling is a pins and needle like sensation anywhere on the body. May also be termed paresthesia. Can experience when elbow is bumped (funny bone), or even from frostbite. On its own, unlikely significant but may be part of nerve pathology from a variety of mechanisms.


2

2
Tingling on entire body, why ?

Tingling on entire body, why ?

Some possibilities: Some medications can cause tingling (topamax), some chemical imbalances may provoke (sodium/potassium), hyperventilation (changes in carbon dioxide), peripheral neuropathies (like diabetes), variety of toxins (arsenic, etc). Get examined and maybe tested so treatment can be decided. ...Read more

3

3
What causes tingling on left side of body?

What causes tingling on left side of body?

Possible brain patho: Is it constant or intermittent. If tingling is indeed on whole left side including left face, left arm, left chest and left lower extremity without neck pain, it would indicate some pathology in right brain. See a neurologist. ...Read more

4

4
What does tingling all over your body mean?

Tingling: It appears you might have a sensory neuropathy. The whole body tingling could precede numbness. Common causes are diabetes, vitamin deficiencies like vitamin b-12 , alcohol use, lyme's disease . I suggest you check with your physician for proper diagnosis and treatment. I hope you feel well soon. ...Read more

5

5
Why do I have a tingling feeling in my body?

Difficult Question: That is a very vague symptom. You may need to just see your doc so they can get a good history and physical. Hope this helps! ...Read more

6

6
What is causing pain and tingling in my body?

Tingling: To determine the cause of pain and tingling, it is so very important to know details such as where the pain/tingling is (hands, feet, head, trunk, arm, leg, pelvis, back, neck), quality (sharp, dull, aching), timing (constant, intermittent), what makes it worse or better (medications, positions), what other symptoms come w/ it (headache, speech trouble, no bladder control). Details are everything. ...Read more

7

7
What is a mild tingling pain on the right side?

More info: The entire right side of your body? M.S, tumors, spinal cord lesions are all possibilities for that, and you should be evaluated. ...Read more

8

8
What could cause a weird tingling all over body?

What could cause a weird tingling all over body?

Panic attack: Tingling all over the body, from head to toe, is very rare. Sometimes, hyperventilation that occurs during an anxiety attack can cause a sensation of whole body tingling. Very few other conditions present this way without other associated symptoms. ...Read more

9

9
What causes tingling nerves over the whole body?

What causes tingling nerves over the whole body?

Possibl Fibromyalgia: If it is associated with pain all over the body and there are many tender areas over trunk arms and legs then you could have fibromyalgia. Otherwise only tingling all over the body is hard to explain. ...Read more

10

10
What is the definition or description of: tingling?

What is the definition or description of: tingling?

A sensation: Tingling is a pins and needle like sensation anywhere on the body. May also be termed paresthesia. Can experience when elbow is bumped (funny bone), or even from frostbite.
On its own, unlikely significant but may be part of nerve pathology from a variety of mechanisms. ...Read more

11

11
Please answer! what might this tingling sensation be?

Nerve irritation: Tingling sensation is a symptom of nerve irritation or nerve disease. See a neurologist. ...Read more

14

14
Why is there a tingling sensation in my butt before bm?

Why is there a tingling sensation in my butt before bm?

Rectal expansion: A full rectum will stimulate the nerves that give you "pressure/fullness" and "back pain" which is a signal to you to empty the rectum. ...Read more

15

15
What cause someone to feel tingling all over their body?

Many things: Can be many things from generalized anxiety to peripheral neuropathy, best to discuss with your doctor. ...Read more

16

16
What can cause tingling sensations on left side of body?

Many causes: There are many possible causes, ranging from stroke to complicated migraine to spinal cord disease. A neurologist can help investigate possible causes and find a treatment to control your symptoms. ...Read more

17

17
I have had on off tingling in the corner if my right li?

I have had on off tingling in the corner if my right li?

Lid?: Do you mean eyelid? Some folks get twitching of the eyelid with increased stress, decreased sleep. Resolves on own once sleep improves and stress improves. Tingling implies a nerve condition which is the same that causes a twitch. If tingling increases in area and any muscle weakness or inability to talk (slurred speech) or blink or keep eye open, go to ER, concern of a stroke then. ...Read more

18

18
What are the causes of a tingling sensation in the body?

Tingling: Generally this is caused when a nerve is irritated or not functioning correctly. So, you can develop tingling if you interrupt circulation, or compress a nerve, or if the chemical balances are interrupted - sometimes tingling occurs with hyperventilation (breathing to fast) because acid base balance changes your chemistry. ...Read more

19

19
I have tingling sensations on my back. What could it be?

Tingling back: Tingling usually means a nerve is irritated. Areas of tingling and sometimes numbness with tingling in the back are diagnosed as "nostalgia paresthetica" and are usually benign. Sometimes a virus can cause, sometimes a disc in the back. Get an exam to be certain, typically from a neurologist. ...Read more

20

20
I have tingling on the left side of my back what causes it?

I have tingling on the left side of my back what causes it?

Pinched nerve?: You could have a pinched nerve in your spine, multiple sclerosis or even neuropathy. See a neurologist for a check up. ...Read more